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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through December 2018.

Exports: Instruments to measure flow levels, parts

Instruments to measure flow levels, parts, the No. 87 export by value totaled $286.78 million for the month of December, $3.69 billion through December of 2018, and $3.45 billion for all of 2017, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Markets

RankCountryYTD
1Mexico$583.09 M
2Canada$574.02 M
3China$399.3 M
4Germany$262.51 M
5United Kingdom$155.5 M
6Japan$140.45 M
7South Korea$139.43 M
8Singapore$129.24 M
9The Netherlands$98.97 M
10France$93.57 M
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U.S. exports of Instruments to measure flow levels, parts increased 6.92 percent through December to $3.69 billion

U.S. exports of Instruments to measure flow levels, parts increased 6.92 percent from $3.45 billion to $3.69 billion in 2018 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 87 through December among the roughly 1,265 export commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 90 for the last full year with a total value of $3.45 billion, a $151.8 million, 4.60 percent increase from the 2016 total.

Through December of this year the top trade partners were No. 1 Mexico, No. 2 Canada, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 Port Laredo, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Chicago O’Hare International Airport and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the top trade partners were No. 1 Canada, No. 2 Mexico, No. 3 China, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 United Kingdom. The leading gateways were No. 1 Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of New Orleans, No. 4 Port Laredo and No. 5 Los Angeles International Airport.

January – December 2018

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1Mexico $583,085,205
2Canada $574,015,778
3China $399,303,640
4Germany $262,508,192
5United Kingdom $155,495,482
6Japan $140,447,935
7South Korea $139,433,205
8Singapore $129,242,527
9The Netherlands $98,974,730
10France $93,569,521

January – December 2018

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1LAREDO, TX $179,337,842
2CLEVELAND, OH $178,756,824
3LOS ANGELES, CA $166,081,414
4NEW ORLEANS, LA $138,929,534
5NEW YORK CITY, NY $137,512,966
6CHICAGO, IL $131,024,914
7MIAMI, FL $97,805,166
8DETROIT, MI $69,769,814
9HOUSTON-GALVESTON, TX $65,957,636
10BOSTON, MA $54,922,626

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through in the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport, Ohio rose 17.28 percent compared to last year to $343.23 million.
  • Port Laredo rose 5.6 percent compared to last year to $283.42 million.
  • Port of New Orleans fell 0.11 percent compared to last year to $276.41 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 2.44 percent compared to last year to $270.16 million.
  • Los Angeles International Airport rose 30.69 percent compared to last year to $259.36 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. exports to No. 1 Mexico increased $45.14 million, 8.39 percent, (15.8 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. exports to No. 2 Canada increased $16.96 million, 3.04 percent, (15.55 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 3 China increased $57.42 million, 16.79 percent, (10.82 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 4 Germany increased $19.19 million, 7.89 percent, (7.11 percent market share).
  • U.S. exports to No. 5 United Kingdom increased $6.62 million, 4.45 percent, (4.21 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 53.5 percent of all these Instruments to measure flow levels, parts exports from the United States were shipped to the top five markets through December of this year. That is equal to $1.97 billion of the $3.69 billion total.

All totaled, 38.82 percent of all these Instruments to measure flow levels, parts exports from the United States were shipped from the top five Ports through December of this year. That is equal to $1.43 billion of the $3.69 billion total